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Rottingdean, City of Brighton and Hove

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Rottingdean, City of Brighton and Hove

Rottingdean is a coastal village next to the town of Brighton and technically within the city of Brighton and Hove, in East Sussex, on the south coast of England. It borders the villages of Saltdean, Ovingdean and Woodingdean, and has a historic centre, often the subject of picture postcards.
Post townBrighton
Administrative CountyCity of Brighton and Hove
Traditional CountySussex
OS GridTQ3702
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthoritySussex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEast Sussex
Fire and Rescue AuthorityEast Sussex
Ambulance AuthoritySouth East Coast
Dialling code01273
Population2,500
 

Other names by which Rottingdean, City of Brighton and Hove has been known in the past

Rotingedene

Rottingdean, City of Brighton and Hove in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Rottingdean, coast par. and vil., Sussex, 4 miles SE. of Brighton, 3154 ac., pop. 1673; P.O., T.O. is a sea-bathing resort; the French made a descent here in 1377.

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